Introduction to Scrap Metal Recycling

Introduction to Scrap Metal Recycling Scrap metal recycling plays a crucial role in preserving our planet’s natural resources and reducing the environmental impact of industrial and commercial activities. By repurposing discarded metal materials, we can significantly decrease the demand for mining and extracting new raw materials, conserving energy and minimizing greenhouse gas emissions associated with…

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Convenient Metal Recycling Pickup

As a scrap metal recycler, we understand the importance of making recycling easy and accessible. That’s why we offer metal recycling pickup services for businesses, ensuring that your metal waste is recycled efficiently, responsibly, and with minimal hassle. How It Works Our metal recycling pickup process is straightforward and customer-focused: Schedule a Pickup: Contact us…

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November Metals Market Update

[ November 1-15, 2022 Update ] In spite of current metal market conditions (prices continue to move lower), Grand Rapids Iron and Metal continues to move all materials, at competitive price points. Whether it is steel, copper, or aluminum, even OCC we have done a great job continually shopping for the best markets to move everyone’s materials. …

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Do you pay cash or how do you pay?

We only pay by check.

Do you take cars?

We accept automotive parts but no titled vehicles.

What personal info do I need to sell you scrap?

Current ID with address.

What is a gross ton?


Do you provide pick up service?

Yes, we have rolloff boxes and semi trailers of many different sorts to meet all your needs.

What are your hours?

Office: 8:00am-4:30pm
Metals Receiving: 8:00am-4:15pm
Dock:  8:00am-3:45pm

Why do you need my fingerprint?

State law requires us to have it along with your current ID.

Do you post prices?

Call us and one of your super friendly team members will quote you the most current and best rate for your material.

Do I need an account?

No, we can pay you whether you have one with us or not.

Can you do onsite testing of my materials?

Yes, we can test your materials with many different methods.

Do you take propane tanks?